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Mariposa + hipbelt mod.
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Al Nichols
(everready) - F

Locale: Sh!^^% Ohio
Mariposa + hipbelt mod. on 07/28/2011 15:32:37 MDT Print View


I got this idea from a ULA Ohm that I owned. Note that the hip belts on my Mariposa + are not original. Still, the picture should give some good ideas on how to improve the hip belt pockets. I used the safety pin as a trial run. If my experiment works out, I'm going to cut off the elastic from pouch and sew the leading edge to the webbing.



Bradford Rogers
(Mocs123) - MLife

Locale: Southeast Tennessee
Re: Mariposa + hipbelt mod. on 07/28/2011 17:02:12 MDT Print View

I agree it would make them much more useful. I find that packs with a sewn own hipbelt and sewn own pockets generally work better than removable belts and pockets.